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Dynamic Demand Challenge prize fund

13th August 2013 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

The prize money for a competition to gather the best electricity demand management solutions has had its prize money boosted from £50k to £175k.


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UK Businesses in favour of new Ofgem guidelines for energy brokers

8th August 2013 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

In a recent survey around half of the businesses involved claim they value the help of energy brokers in comparing energy prices and negotiating energy contracts.


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Carbon Trust to help with Brazil 2016 Olympics

1st August 2013 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

The UK's Carbon Trust will advise the Brazilian Electricity Operator on best practices learnt from the London 2012 Olympics.


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Large-scale energy storage trial confirmed

29th July 2013 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

A pilot scheme to trial software and batteries in Leighton Buzzard has been confirmed in an attempt to give the national grid a boost, Business Green reports.


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New UK Pylon in the works

23rd July 2013 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

Two new prototypes of the T-pylon have been developed in Denmark which could be implemented in the UK according to the National Grid, Energy Live News reports.